AnyRes Live 9500 UHD EncoderThe Cisco® AnyRes Live 9500 UHD Encoder represents a new generation of the Cisco AnyRes Live Family, with support for advanced encoding of live and ultra-high-definition (UHD) video. It is redefining the video experience with best-in-class quality for real-time media-delivery applications such as live sports, 24-hour programming, Internet Protocol television (IPTV), enterprise, education, and government video.

The Cisco AnyRes Live 9500 UHD Encoder delivers the highest-quality encoding using full-frame High Efficiency Video Codec (HEVC) encoding technology developed by Cisco.

The Cisco AnyRes Live 9500 UHD Encoder is a fully optimized solution on the Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) server platform including input interfacing for UHD baseband video.

Dual Cisco AnyRes Live 9500 Encoders support resolutions for high-motion content as live sports and other live events being transmitted with frames rates up to 60 frames per second (fps). In addition, a single Cisco AnyRes Live 9500 supports encoding of more theatrical-related material with frame rates of 24, 25, 29.97, or 30 fps. Combined with this wide range of frame rates, the Cisco AnyRes Live 9500 supports video resolutions of both 8 and 10 bits.

With its easy-to-use interface, Cisco AnyRes Live 9500 lets you either configure encoding of your UHD encoding or turn an HD-video source into multiple Internet-ready adaptive-bit-rate (ABR) streams, providing market-leading quality experiences.

This comprehensive, reliable platform has the flexibility to stream multiple formats to any device, including iPhones, iPads, smartphones, and PCs, as well as delivering pristine UHD video to televisions.